Makeup Before and After: Why We All Need a Berry Lip Color

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As a Makeup Artist for weddings, I (probably mistakingly) feel that at the end of the day I'm best friends with everyone there. So much so that when they start getting in their dresses to leave for the wedding I feel a little left out like 'hey … [Read more...]

My Quick Summer Makeup Routine

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I won't say I 'don't have time' because it's one of those bullshit 'I'm a mom' sort of excuses that drives me nuts. What I will say is that it isn't a priority to spend more than a few minutes getting ready for the day right now (especially if Whole … [Read more...]

Makeup Before & After: To Contour or Not to Contour

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Before we all go nuts and start trying to contour ourselves into a contestant from RuPaul's Drag Race, let's just take a moment and decide not how to contour but if to at all. Contouring was popularized by drag queens who sculpt definition into … [Read more...]

Makeup Before and After: A Perfect Example of Why Not to Cover Up Freckles

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Another day, another beautiful bride. Here's a recent trial run with the low down on her look. Lips: I combined a nude liner with tipsy, a LipSurgence light coral gloss from tarte to make her lips look a little fuller. These shiny glosses … [Read more...]